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E-auction 91-46677 - FLORIANUS Aurelianus

FLORIANUS Aurelianus AU
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Estimate : 175 €
Price : 100 €
Maximum bid : 102 €
End of the sale : 12 January 2015 15:21:00
bidders : 8 bidders
Type : Aurelianus
Date: septembre - octobre
Date: 276
Mint name / Town : Cyzicus
Metal : billon
Millesimal fineness : 50 ‰
Diameter : 22 mm
Orientation dies : 12 h.
Weight : 3,49 g.
Rarity : R2
Officine: 3e
Coments on the condition:
Exemplaire sur un flan large et complet des deux côtés. Beau portrait. Revers de style fin. Patine grise avec des reflets métalliques
Catalogue references :

Obverse


Obverse legend : IMP FLORIANVS AVG.
Obverse description : Buste radié, drapé et cuirassé de Florien à droite, vu de trois quarts en avant (A).
Obverse translation : “Imperator Florianus Augustus”, (L’empereur Florien auguste).

Reverse


Reverse legend : CONCORDIA MILITVM// T.
Reverse description : Victoria (la Victoire) et Florien debout face à face ; Victoria est debout à gauche, tournée à droite, tenant une couronne de la main droite et une palme de la gauche ; Florien est debout à droite, tourné à gauche, vêtu militairement et tient un sceptre long de la main gauche.
Reverse translation : “Concordia Militum”, (La Concorde des soldats).

Commentary


Avec son argenture superficielle. Rubans de type 3.

Historical background


Florien

(06-08/276) Marcus Annius Florianus

Florien, praetorian prefect of Tacitus, was certainly not his brother or half-brother because he does not have the same gentile he (Claudius / Annius). He could not stay in power as Probus was acclaimed emperor and he was assassinated by his own soldiers in Tarsus. Coinage continued to be struck after his death, perhaps until late September or early October.

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